In the wake of latest defeat, proponents believe bias-crime legislation may not receive consideration again until the 2022 interim.
A progressive lawmaker from Laramie introduced two police reform bills amid a national conversation about police accountability. She said the national debate has further politicized the issue. Critics say the bills weren’t ready.
Advancing a doomed effort for full retail legalization may actually be a legislative negotiating tactic aimed at securing medical marijuana decriminalization, guest columnist writes.
Minimum wage bill didn’t survive. But it made a simple and elegant proposal that would have protected all of Wyoming’s workers — especially women, guest columnists Samin Dadelahi and Jen Simon write.
As flurry of session work began in the Capitol this week, newly elected state legislators got a crash course on in-person lawmaking.